Valentine's Day is usually associated with romantic love and dates involving lovers. As a parent, I just want to share our experience last Valentine's Day when our two school-age kids came up with an idea to surprise us with a Valentine's Day breakfast party and involved their three yayas in the preparation.
They prepared simple decorations and lovely cards together, each with its own unique design, and presented to us assembled like this.
It was a very thoughtful and special group activity that made the 13th Valentine's Day of Mama Sez and me more extraordinary knowing that our kids can pull off such a production in such a young age.
When the flowers for Mama Sez was delivered, all I had to do was to sit back and drink my tea and enjoy the moment.
It was indeed a great surprise breakfast party and a Valentine's Day to remember.
P.S. While the day went on as an inclusive Valentine's date and being a Sunday helped considerably in the execution of the concept, the afternoon and evening was for the parents to go out and have an exclusive time away from parenting responsibilities.